Chemistry of the Main Group Elements: Hydrogen, Alkali, and Alkaline Earth Metals 
Chemistry of the Main Group Elements: Hydrogen, Alkali, and Alkaline Earth Metals by UC Irvine
Video Lecture 17 of 29
Copyright Information: Law, Matthew D. Inorganic Chemistry 107 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [August 14 2016]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License. (
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Date Added: August 14, 2016

Lecture Description

Instructor: Alan F. Heyduk.

Recorded on November 12, 2014.

Index of Topics:
00:17-Solvation Effects
07:06-Leveling Effects
12:23-Chemistry of the Main Group Elements: Hydrogen, Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals
18:02-Hydrogen Production
21:21-Hydrogen Use
24:15-The Hydrogen Economy
27:10-Types of Hydrogen Compounds
31:10-Hydride Stability
35:43-Hydride Synthesis and Reactivity
40:16-Alkali & Alkaline Earth Metals

Course Index

Course Description

This course is an introduction to modern inorganic chemistry. Topics include principles of structure, bonding, and chemical reactivity with application to compounds of the main group and transition elements, including organometallic chemistry.

Inorganic Chemistry (Chem 107) is part of OpenChem:
This video is part of a 29-lecture undergraduate-level course titled "Inorganic Chemistry" taught at UC Irvine by Professor Matthew D. Law.


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